The guest speaker the Sir John A. Macdonald Anniversary Dinner, Saturday, January 9th, 2016, was Bishop Michael Bedford-Jones whom people will remember as Dean of St. George’s Cathedral. The topic of his talk was "Thomas Bedford-Jones, my great-grandfather and his relationship with Sir John A. Macdonald for the last 15 years of his life". The dinner took place at the Senior Staff Mess at the Royal Military College with 100 in attendance.
2017: Saturday January 14th: 6.30 for 7.00 p.m. Sir John A Macdonald Birthday Dinner at the Senior Staff Mess, Royal Military College. Mayor Bryan Paterson will speak on Sir John, the local politician.